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a million dollar reward is being offered to help track down a former police officer and suspected murderer. good evening, i'm ama daetz. they accused of christopher dorner of being a domestic terrorist and the british paper is reporting drones are being used to search for him. >> a tip on the possible sighting a former los angeles officer christopher dorner led them to evacuate but there is no sign of the suspected killer. police are banning together to offer an incentive. >> collectively this group is
posting a reward of one million dollars that will lead to his capture. >> they say the reward is high because the stakes are so high. >> every day that dorner is loose, the likelihood of an attack on either uniformed police officer or a family after police officer is likely. >> police suspect the 33-year-old fugitive in a week long rein have terror in a manifesto he made claims against the lapd says it's corrupt and vowed war against colleagues and their families. police chief is reopening the 2007 case that resulted him in getting firing but not to appease dorner. >> is there is anything to what he says we'll deal with it in a public way. >> they found camping gear in the burned out pickup truck in
the town of big bear. the trail went cold. he is a skilled marksman and familiar with law enforcement tactics and techniques. the 34-year-old police officer killed in in thursday's shooting will be buried on wednesday. >> ama: we have develops news out of san francisco. two people are in custody after a police chase led in a crash. they spotted a stolen car around 7:40 this evening. the driver took off that led police in the chase and the driver crashed at second and howard streets. two people took off running but police grabbed them. two people are suspected to survive after their car plummeted 150 feet down a ravine. they were driving near mount hamilton road. one person was able to crawl out of the car. the other person had significant injuries and had to be freed by fire crews. both people were taken to the hospital and no word on what
caused that crash. the northeast is beginning to recover from a record setting storm that paralyzed several states this weekend. the snowstorm was spawned by two converging weather systems and blamed for 11 deaths and three states and canada. more than 250,000 homes and businesses remain without power. take a look. new york long island expressway was closed for snow removal. it doubled up to 40 inches of snow. >> as you can see, snow, nobody is getting out. it's horrible. when you do shovel your driveway the plows come and they put it back on the driveway. >> they report some weather delays from flights from chicago and minneapolis. >> a tornado has caused significant damage in smps including the campus of southern mississippi. they say the damage is
significant. at least three people were injured. assess and rescue teams are going through the debris to make sure people are safe. >> texas governor rick perry was in the bay area hunting for california business. he wants to lure companies to his own state. >> this is a portion of the radio ad that texas governor rick perry bought time for in california. >> building a business is tough but building a business in california is next to impossible. i have a message to california businesses, come check out texas. >> the ad is to attract companies to texas. this is not his first trip to this state. he says labor costs are cheaper and business regulations are more lax. a professor says the governor has a point. >> there is a opportunity, with big increases in taxes and cutbacks on services, i think the time is now.
>> the governor is not taking his trip seriously. >> a lot of people that come here, they don't go back. who want to spend in 110 degree heat inside some kind of fueled air-conditioner. >> chevron is moving 800 jobs to houston. >> think every company is trying to weigh the costs which are nuclear california against the benefits which are also huge. >> the state will attract its share of businesses. go daddy is set to open new offices in sunnyvale. >> talent pool is rich and deep and amount of capital is tremendous. >> governor rick perry will be talking to high-tech biotech and film leaders. he will talk to leaders here in san francisco, silicon valley and finally in los angeles. >> ama: look out for road
construction if you are in alameda county tonight. work on i wanted 880 caltrans is riding thing the word around marina boulevard. there will be ramp closer during the project. >> a puppy stolen from pet adoption this san francisco has been found. someone tipped off people that he was spotted in dolores park. a member went to get the dog. theests deny taking the puppy when they took sirens they took off leaving the dog between. the pit bull was stolen last sunday. the police officer is now interested in adopting senora. >> we have new details about microsoft's new x-box and reports suggest that apple is working on new device. also, president is about to give the fifth state of the
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from 12 international teams to three. >> the "new york times" is adding to the rumor of a possible apple i-watch. the watch is being worked on now. it runs on the operating system and features flexible glass that can bend. this is not the first rumor of an i-watch. a chinese site reported the device. apple has not commented. >> microsoft is expected to unveil a new x-box this june. it will feature speak recognition. would it allow users to call up games or turn on the system by using voice commands and detect whose voice it is. another report says the new expected box will require users to required to connect to the internet at all times.
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>> ama: three people have been killed in helicopter crash while filming near los angeles. the chopper crashed at 4:00 this morning.
everyone on board died. the chopper was being used on a shoot for a military related reality tv show. the circumstances surrounding the crash are still unknown. the president will deliver his fifth state of the union address on tuesday. >> investing in the jobs of tomorrow, that is my plan for jobs. >> he will ring alarm bells over automatic spending cuts claiming to start march 1st and push for stricker gun laws but the pressure will be on rising republican star marco rubio who will deliver the response. he was much talked about vp candidate last year, something david muir asked about. >> i think if i do a good job, i'll have other opportunities inside and outside of politics. >> you have to be thinking about it. we heard the freudian slip. >> if i do a good job as vice president, i'm sorry.
>> he wasn't picked for vice president but he may be eyeing something bigger. next step is doing well on tuesday night. >> ama: you can watch the state of the union address live here beginning at 6:00 on tuesday. and getting close to the workweek. you have our weather. >> but we'll start to warm things up as we head into latter part of our workweek. it will still be cold inland expected as temperatures dipping down right near the freezing mark. keep that in mind, a beautiful sky out there this evening. vollmer peak cam looking back and we have clear skies, live doppler 7 hd picking up clear conditions. we'll animate this and what is
sitting off the coast. and we have a clear sky tonight and translated to cold temperatures as the heat from today is going to radiate away. speaking of heat today, 65 in ukiah and 61 in san rafael. and 60 in livermore and those in antioch, reached a high of 61. here is a look at current readings down in the 40s, 43 in santa rosa and 51 in san francisco right now. 43 in los gatos and 43 in livermore, clear sky giving way to cold temperatures overnight. the likelihood of inland frost in some spots by early tomorrow morning. it will be a cold start, a mild afternoon and dry and warmer conditions will be with us right on through the entire five-day work stretch. here is a look at the roads.
freezing mark in the north bay as well as the east bay. napa 33. 43 for san francisco. 38, peninsula, san mateo and 35 for san jose. here is the setup. strong rimming of high pressure responsible for the next five to seven days of dry weather. it will kick the jetstream to the north of us so no rain expected. mild offshore winds and sunny and a little warmer for your monday. we progress into thursday and friday, the high settles over the bay area and we could actually feel temperatures near 70 degrees. it is going to be dry but quite mild out there. 64 expected high in santa rosa tomorrow. 60 in richmond. 59 in san francisco. livermore, 62. 63 for san jose. getting warmer for watsonville,
60 degrees. 63 for gilroy. hollister will warm to 62, as well. let's go through the next seven-day, accu-weather seven-day forecast, it was a little warmer for monday. bright and sunny on tuesday. then it's going to feel like spring as we head into the wednesday time frame. we have temperatures near the bay in the mid-60s. check out thursday, valentine's day as well as friday, highs near 70 degrees. we'll look for cooling on saturday and bring a few clouds in on sunday. >> ama: thank you so much. shu is here with sports. >> it was a beautiful day down there. snedeker went to vanderbilt by a scholarship. they both made sure they ended up in the winner's circle. gorgeous day down in pebble
beach. snedeker started date tied with james hahn. 12 under, snedeker, the approach on the 2nd, he stops short for an eagle. his playing partner, james hahn with an eagle putt on 2. never recovers, tied tied for third and 14 under. snedeker started to pull away from the field. nothing but net. 17 under. another on 11. now 58 under but chris kirk made a run. he leaves it eight feet. he birdies and closes the gap on snedeker. six and 66 leaves him in second place. 49er coach, jim harbaugh putt for an eagle on 18. snedeker down to 2 and on 17 another birdie. now up 3 and amateur partner, he
created that scholarship just misses this putt to win the amateur portion but they tie for that title. snedeker all alone winning the at&t by a 7 under. >> such a special place, playing a good friend with into mine, you can't make this stuff. it's too perfect. there was ton of confidence and all the great players we have this year. i've won five times out here now. that is important thing is the majors. >> hardwood action and lebron hosting kobe's lakers. they came in winning four of the last five. lebron james led by one in the third and here is 2 of his 30 points. kobe led with 38 and lebron, i would say this is monster finish. he had 32 and sets a record with
five straight 30 plus games. 107-97 your final. >> bears over the second half on a 17-2 run. he lays it in. he had 21, alan crab hits it. cal goes up by 10. wildcats try to close the gap. arizona down by 2. they had no answer for crab. 31 points in the game. gets it to go, cal with a huge upset, 77-69 that final. >> women's hoops, stanford hosting arizona state, the steal and lay in, stanford up 22-16. shene drops it in, 26 points and 14 rebounds and big game off the bench, stanford wins big improving to 11-1 in pac-12
play. >> to the ice rinks, red wings, detroit up 2-1. martinez, he ties it at 2 but detroit answers, jonathan squeezes through with four seconds, red wings win it 3-2 your final. >> coming up at 11:00, two time defending champion milo talks tennis. hope to see you then. >> tomorrow a snowstorm didn't keep a new comedy from reeling in millions. how much identity thieves made this weekend. don't forget this year's oscars are three weeks away. abc7 is the only place to watch. start getting ready for the big event for our oscars app and keep track of your favorite. the app is available for the the app is available for the [ female announcer ] the best thing about this bar
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